Citrine is the variety of quartz that ranges from pale yellow to brownish orange in color. The word "citrine" is derived from an old French word citrin, which means “yellow”. It takes its name from the citron fruit because of these lemon-inspired shades.
It is also known as the “healing quartz” for its ability to comfort, soothe and calm. It is believed that it can release negative feelings, spark imagination, and manifest a fresh beginning.
Topaz comes in a variety of colors with various tones and saturations of red, pink, purple, yellow, orange, and brown, as well as blue and green, even colorless. Most experts agree the name Topaz is from Topazios, an ancient Greek name for St. John’s Island in the Red Sea. This gemstone is known for its calming energies, bringing warmth and fortune to those who wear it.